Joseph J. Alshon
Joseph J. Alshon, DO, FAAPM&R, FAOCRM, DABPM joined Anesthesia Pain Care Consultants (APCC) in October of 2015 as an interventional pain management physiatrist. He has been providing pain management and rehabilitative services in Palm Beach County for more than 25 years. In his work with patients, Dr. Alshon diligently seeks to treat the cause of pain as well as provide effective symptom management. He applies his rehabilitation, osteopathic and functional medicine training to provide a holistic approach to pain management, healing and wellness; assessing numerous aspects of the body to offer the most beneficial protocols to control pain, improve quality of life and optimize function.
Dr. Alshon brings significant experience to his new position at APCC. He was the medical director for Pinecrest’s Multidisciplinary Pain Management Program for more than 10 years. He also managed several multidisciplinary outpatient pain management doctors’ offices and was the medical director of a pain management office in Deerfield Beach.
Dr. Alshon earned his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship at Nova Southeastern University, previously called Southeast Medical Center, in North Miami Beach. Dr. Alshon completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Temple University/MossRehab in Philadelphia.
He has held a wide array of leadership positions including Chief of Staff at Pinecrest Rehabilitation Hospital in Delray Beach for two separate tenures, as well a governing board member for four years. He is board certified by numerous professional organizations including the American Board of Pain Medicine, subspecialty pain certification as well as PM&R certification by the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Osteopathic Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Dr. Alshon is a frequent lecturer, speaker and consultant. He was the developer and moderator of a multidimensional faith-based pain support group for many years. He is licensed in both Florida and Pennsylvania.
You can learn more about Dr. Alshon on his personal website: AlshonHealth.com.